Category: Children's Mental Health, Mental Health and Wellness, Parenting

A new study last week found that prescriptions for antidepressants for patients without a psychiatric diagnosis increased from 2.5 percent of all visits to nonpsychiatrists to 6.4 percent between 1996 and 2007. For visits to primary care providers, antidepressant prescriptions without a psychiatric diagnosis grew from 3.1 percent of all visits to 7.1 percent over this period; […]

  June 9, 2011            For Immediate Release                                                                                On-Line Screening for Autism and Mental Health Issues Provides Parents with Immediate Results Contact Person: Anya Moberly (anya@beckellmanheald.com)   858-453-9600 ————————————————————————————————————— San Diego, California — Parents and teachers concerned about a child’s mental health and development can now get immediate answers from an online screening with Project SKIP (Screening […]